Abner Edwin Sanders

Herbert Selby

Charles Sellors

John Shaw

Harry Shepherd

John Cecil Shipway

John William Simpson

Frank Sims

Frederick Skidmore

Percival Henry Slater

William Slater

Gerald Smith

John Alfred Smith

Charles Spencer

Charles Edgar Spencer

George Charles Spencer

William Arthur Spencer

William Henry Spencer

William Henry Spendlove

Eric William Parker Stamper

Thomas Stephenson

Albert Edward Stevens

Samuel Arthur Stone

Charles Stone

George William Stone

Frederick Street

Anthony Herbert Strutt

William Albert Sunderland

Arthur Swindall

James Swinscoe

Ernest Taylor

George William Taylor

Joseph Taylor

Herbert Throw

John Arthur Tomlinson

Arthur Tomlinson

George Topham

John Wilfred Topham

Thomas Turner

Lance Corporal 32617

Gerald Smith

5th Battalion Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry

Killed in action at Delville Wood on the Somme on Friday 15th September 1916 aged 22.

He was seen sheltering in a shell hole in no mans land during some heavy shelling, later he was seen at a field dressing station but nothing further was seen of him.

Burial Place

Gerald has no known grave and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial Somme France.




He was the third and youngest son of Mr John Smith a hairdresser of King Street and was the husband on Mrs Grace Smith (nee Neaum) King Street Belper.


Before the war he had been employed by Mr Wood a grocer.

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